What Is the Job Description for a Hotel Steward?

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A hotel steward is defined as a person who manages the eating arrangements, staff or service at a hotel. A hotel steward may be responsible for many duties, including offering superior guest service, ensuring company and department standards are followed, ensuring all equipment is working, ensuring any malfunctioning equipment is promptly repaired or replaced, maintaining a clean environment and supervising and reviewing banquet facility setup. In addition, hotel stewards may assist guests who are checking in or out of the hotel, oversee preparations for events and perform other duties as needed.